senior service

senior service noun
The Royal Navy
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Main Entry:senior

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  • Senior Service (cigarette) — Senior Service is a brand of cigarette made by the Gallaher Group. It is named after the nickname of the Royal Navy. The brand s logo is of a sailing ship. Senior Service cigarettes do not have filters.External… …   Wikipedia

  • (the) senior service — the senior service [the senior service] noun [sing+ sing/pl v] (BrE) …   Useful english dictionary

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  • senior — adj. & n. adj. 1 (often foll. by to) more or most advanced in age or standing. 2 of high or highest position. 3 (placed after a person s name) senior to another of the same name. 4 (of a school) having pupils in an older age range (esp. over 11) …   Useful english dictionary

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